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Aphthasol Mouth Lip Preparation
Just prior to the more painful mouth palate injections in preparation for oral surgery can a patient request nitrous oxide as an helpful aid, or not?
Sure, or a general.: Palatal, roof of the mouth injections, for oral surgery procedures such as dental implants etc. Can be uncomfortable. Sometimes a topical anesthetic and a little distracting pressure with a dental instrument will suffice. Otherwise, nitrous oxide. (inexpensive) oral sedation more ( expensive) twilight sleep or general anesthesia (most expensive) does the job. What is it worth to you? ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Mouth (mouth) " n. Pl. Mouths 1. A. The body opening through which an animal takes in food. B. The cavity lying at the upper end of the alimentary canal, bounded on the outside by the lips and inside by the oropharynx and containing in higher vertebrates the tongue, gums, and teeth. C. This cavity regarded as the source of sounds and speech. D. The opening to any cavity or canal ...Read more
I wore this lipstick I think it infected my lips lil tiny small balls n some wetness on my lips now. Lil painful. Puss bad if alil goes n my mouth...
May be thrush: Thrush is a whitish coating inside the mouth (on the tongue, inside the cheeks, the gums, etc...) caused by an overgrowth of yeast (candida). Candida is normally in people's mouths, but in small amounts so is invisible. Thrush is non-urgent if a baby is behaving fine, but should be evaluated by a primary care doctor who can prescribe medication if needed (no over-the-counter treatment available). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Lumps on lip: Without a clinical examination, it is difficult to make a diagnosis. However, what you describe sounds like mucoceles, which are small mucous cysts. They are harmless and usually go away on their own. For a definitive diagnosis, see your dentist for an examination. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Cheek bite for one: One cause can be a cheek bite that caused bleeding below the tissue, but not enough of a bite to cause a laceration or tear so that the blood leaked out into your mouth. Another reason could be a blue nevus. You should see a dentist to have the spots evaluated and then see if any treatment is needed. ...Read more
One of four: Dermatologists, plastic surgeons, oral surgeons and dentists all know about lips and mouths, and any specific question you have will either be addressed by any of the above doctors or they will refer you to the doctor who can best treat your condition. ...Read more
Perioral Dermatitis: Shingles does not occur around the mouth but perioral dermatitis does.Perioral dermatitis is a skin disorder in which tiny red bumps form around the mouth and is considered a form of acne and is more common in women. Sodium sulfacetamide works well for this condition. Sometimes oral antibiotics are needed. ...Read more
Don't bite: In all seriousness it could be related to the biting, but other things need to be considered. A dermatologist dentist or ENT physician might help clarify. ...Read more
No: This just doesn't happen. In the old days before effective treatment, family members never infected one another just by kissing. ...Read more
Possible infection: You may have a fungal or bacterial infection. Get a culture to determine which. There are other disorders to consider. See a doctor to evaluate for autoimmune and other disorders. ...Read more